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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #3353 most popular

What does the name "Missy" mean?

Missy (American): Bee

The name "Missy" is of American origin and it means "Bee". It's a name commonly given to girls.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

S is for serene, your calm time.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yssim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Syism". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Missy" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Missy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,615 babies born with the name Missy in the United States. That's more than enough Missies to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1943 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Missy" was in 1967 with a total of 303 babies.

According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Missy" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 68 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Missy popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Missy in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Missy

Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott is a rapper, singer, songwriter, dancer, and record producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1990 to present. Missy was born in 1971 as Melissa Arnette Elliott in Portsmouth, Virginia, U.S.


Missy Peregrym

Missy Peregrym is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Missy was born in 1982 as Melissa Peregrym in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.


Missy Higgins

Missy Higgins is a singer-songwriter and musician with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Missy was born in 1983 as Melissa Morrison Higgins.


Missy Hyatt

Missy Hyatt is a professional wrestler. Missy was born in 1963 as Melissa Ann Hiatt in Tallahassee, Florida.


Missy Crider

Missy was born in 1974.


Past life for Missy born Nov 13, 1927

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Australia approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.